Oscar De Clerck
1892 - 1968
Oscar De Clerck was a creative visual artist, Born in 1892, Oscar De Clerck passed away in 1968. Also born in 1892 and of this same generation are Grete Binswanger, Jane Carion, Helen Mary Elizabeth Clamp, Armand Jacques Assus, and Arthur Royce Bradbury.
Further Biographical Context for Oscar De Clerck
Oscar De Clerck was born in 1892 and was largely influenced by the 1900s and 1910s. The first decades of the 20th century were defined by the dynamic development of visual and pictorial art. These years were an era of experimentation, with artists delving into ideas surrounding Post-Impressionism, Expressionism and Abstraction. These developments took hold with artist communities and collectives across the globe, with many groups exploring a variety of methods of communicating their ideas. Across the world, Expressive painting continued to be explored and developed in many countries. In France in the early 1900s, the Nabis explored this movement, and were soon followed by German groups such as Die Brucke and Der Blaue Reiter. Through this movement the careers of some renowned artists such as Kirchner, Franz Marc, and Wassily Kandinsky were came to fruition.